Cholecystectomy procedure

Known as: Cholecystectomy, excision of gallbladder, surgical removal of the gallbladder 
Surgical removal of the gallbladder.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The attempt to further reduce operative trauma in laparoscopic cholecystectomy has led to new techniques such as natural orifice… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has been recognized since 1992 as the gold standard procedure for gallbladder surgery. The authors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
HYPOTHESIS Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) provides the potential for performance of incisionless… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Transgastric flexible endoscopic surgery might offer advantages over open and laparoscopic surgery. The aim of this… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To determine the national incidence and risk factors for conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Prof Dr Med Erich Mühe of Böblingen, Germany, performed the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy on September 12, 1985. The German… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become the gold standard in the care of patients with cholelithiasis. A standard laparoscopic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE A prospective randomized study was undertaken to compare early with delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has rapidly been adopted by surgeons, but concerns remain about its safety, the management of common… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Intra-abdominal endoscopy, routinely used for gynecologic operations can be extended safely for cholecystectomy in uncomplicated… (More)
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